The arts and LGBTQ community salute the life and laughs of Peggy Platt

The arts and LGBTQ community salute the life and laughs of Peggy Platt

by MK Scott There wasn’t a dry eye in the house at ACT’s Falls Theatre on Monday, April 16 as the arts and LGBTQ community paid tribute to celebrated Seattle comic Peggy Platt, best known as half of the comedy duo Dos Fallopia along with Lisa Koch and their annual …

The 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards: LIST OF AWARD WINNERS

The 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards: LIST OF AWARD WINNERS

GLAAD Media Award recipients were announced in 12 of this year’s 25 media categories at the 29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards presented by Delta Air Lines, Gilead, Ketel One Family-Made Vodka, and Wells Fargo at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles on Thursday night.  At the event, celebrities sported blue …

Jake Biondi on BOYSTOWN Season 8

Jake Biondi on BOYSTOWN Season 8

by MK Scott BOYSTOWN series author Jake Biondi recently released the highly-anticipated eighth book of his BOYSTOWN series. ‘The eighth book is a very special one, so a Valentine’s Day release date seemed appropriate,’ Biondi told fans of his BOYSTOWN book series. ‘Because of the success of the series, fans …

Randy Rainbow on fame, and joining the Seattle Men’s and Women’s Choruses for ‘Not In Our Town’ on April 7 and 8

Randy Rainbow on fame, and joining the Seattle Men’s and Women’s Choruses for ‘Not In Our Town’ on April 7 and 8

by MK Scott I was first seduced by Randy Rainbow’s humor about seven years ago when Rainbow was shooting and posting his short videos on YouTube. These videos featured outrageous edited phone conversations with such notables like Mel Gibson, Lindsey Lohan, Diane Sawyer and more. Lately, Rainbow has been making …

There’s a new Sheriff in town: Mitzi Johanknecht on developing vibrant communities for the future

There’s a new Sheriff in town: Mitzi Johanknecht on developing vibrant communities for the future

by Sarah Toce Newly-elected King County Sheriff Mitzi Johanknecht self-professes she’s never had a calendar as full as the one she’s currently operating. ‘My schedule is really interesting now,’ she tells me as we sit in her office at the King County Courthouse building just north of Pioneer Square. ‘I’ve …

Adam Rippon: A new star on the world stage

Adam Rippon: A new star on the world stage

by MK Scott Regardless if you have been watching the Winter Olympics, currently in PyeongChang, South Korea, you have definitely been hearing the name Adam Rippon, who has been very Out and vocal in every interview and performance. Back in 2010, we had Johnny Weir, who wasn’t officially Out yet. …